Roman Matyushkin, M.A. (affiliate research)

Curriculum Vitae

  • 2015_05_23_Roma_1853Since 05/2013 PhD student at Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena.
    Theme: Uncertainty reduction and complex problem solving in heterogeneous groups.
  • Since 2011 Freelance consultant and trainer for intercultural communication and teamwork. RM Solutions
  • 10/2009 – 08/2012 Research assistant at professorship of intercultural communication, university of Jena
  • 10/2006 – 08/2012 studies of mass media communication, psychology and intercultural business communication at university of Jena
  • 09/2003 – 07/2006 German and English language studies at State pedagogical university of Moscow

Research interests

  • Complex problem solving and uncertainty reduction in Teams
  • Work efficiency in intercultural and heterogeneous groups
  • Computer-based simulations for intercultural team-trainings


  • since 06/2014 Research Group Intercultural and Complex Working Worlds (FinkA)
  • since 05/2013 PhD scholar of the German economy foundation ( Stiftung der deutschen Wirtschaft – sdw)
  • since 02/2013 associate intercultural trainer at InterCultur gGmbH (AFS e.V.)
  • since 2003 AFS e.V.

Contact Data

FinkA: Research Group for Intercultural and Complex Working Worlds
Department for Intercultural Communication and Cultural Studies (IWK)
Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena
Ernst-Abbe-Platz 8
D-07743 Jena
E-Mail: Roman Matyushkin